Light mag. 2.8 earthquake - 40 mi southwest of Hilo, Hawaii County, USA, on Tuesday, 9 Feb 2021 8:10 am (GMT -10) -

Light mag. 2.8 earthquake - 40 mi southwest of Hilo, Hawaii County, USA, on Tuesday, 9 Feb 2021 8:10 am (GMT -10)

Séisme faible magnitude 2.8 at 2 km depth

9 Feb 18:14 UTC: Premier à signaler: USGS après 4 minutes.
9 Feb 18:17: Magnitude recalculée de 3.2 à 3.0.
9 Feb 19:38: Magnitude recalculée de 3.0 à 2.8. Profondeur recalculée de 0.9 à 1.5 km (de 0.6 à 0.9 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 1.6 km (1 mi) au E.
Update Tue, 9 Feb 2021, 18:18
Small 3.0 quake hits near Hilo, Hawaii County, Hawaii, USA
3.0 quake 9 Feb 8:10 am (GMT -10)
3.0 quake 9 Feb 8:10 am (GMT -10)
A magnitude 3.0 earthquake near Hilo, Hawaii County, Hawaii, USA, was reported only 7 minutes ago by the United States Geological Survey, considered the key international and national agency that monitors seismic activity in the US. The earthquake occurred at a very shallow depth of 0.6 miles beneath the epicenter in the morning on Tuesday 9 February 2021 at 8:10 am local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 3.0 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Honaunau-Napoopoo (pop. 2,600) located 16 miles from the epicenter. In Pāhala (pop. 1,400, 18 miles away), Captain Cook (pop. 3,400, 20 miles away), Kealakekua (pop. 2,000, 20 miles away), Honalo (pop. 2,400, 22 miles away), Honalo (pop. 2,400, 22 miles away), and Hilo (pop. 43,300, 41 miles away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Earthquake data:

Date & time: 9 Feb 2021 18:10:51 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: mardi, 9 févr. 2021 08:10 (GMT -10)
Magnitude: 2.8
Profondeur: 1.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.425°N / 155.611°W (Comté de Hawaii, Hawaï, États-Unis)
Volcan le plus près: Maunaloa (6 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km E de Honaunau-Napoopoo (pop: 2,570) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
28 km NNO de Pāhala (pop: 1,360) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
40 km O de Volcano Village (pop: 2,580) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
41 km ESE de Holualoa (Hawaii County) (pop: 8,540) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
43 km NNE de Hawaiian Ocean View (pop: 4,440) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
51 km SE de Kalaoa (Hawaii County) (pop: 9,640) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
64 km OSO de Baie de Hilo (pop: 43,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
67 km S de Waimea (Hawaii County) (pop: 9,210) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
69 km OSO de Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
314 km SE de Honolulu (pop: 371,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 15.8°C (60 F), humidity: 66%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from ENE
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
2.81.5 km26 Km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii, USAUSGS

User reports for this quake

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At magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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